What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name SAWYER, JOYCE A Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $18,020.75 Date 04/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVILLE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Greene CSD Amount $18,020.74 Date 01/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOWNSEND-DENNIS, SANDRA M Employer name Center Moriches UFSD Amount $18,020.58 Date 09/14/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAGONE, MARIO J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $18,020.37 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALRYMPLE, NICHOLAS P Employer name Schuyler County Amount $18,020.33 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, PAUL E Employer name Letchworth CSD at Gainesville Amount $18,020.33 Date 10/15/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, MARY J Employer name Southwestern CSD Amount $18,020.10 Date 06/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEER, ALLISON R Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $18,019.69 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMELL, DAVID S Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $18,019.36 Date 02/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, CHRISTINE M Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $18,019.21 Date 12/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUUL, CONNIE K Employer name Falconer CSD Amount $18,019.06 Date 09/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAY, RONALD A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $18,019.05 Date 06/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLAZO, CARMEN S Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $18,018.31 Date 07/16/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHERDELL, JODIE L Employer name Greece CSD Amount $18,018.30 Date 05/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULL, TRACI M Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $18,017.79 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DION, KARIN I Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $18,017.26 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCOH, ISIS A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $18,017.02 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAWAY, MICHELE Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $18,016.80 Date 09/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENA DETRES, OMAYRA Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $18,016.20 Date 10/20/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUTT, DENISE L Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $18,015.85 Date 09/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLAS, NICOLE P Employer name Genesee County Amount $18,015.45 Date 04/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINELLI, JAMES W Employer name Greece CSD Amount $18,015.41 Date 02/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, VALERIE J Employer name Brasher Falls CSD Amount $18,015.36 Date 10/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHLOPECKI, CAROL A Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $18,015.27 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, KATLIN E Employer name Poughkeepsie City School Dist Amount $18,015.19 Date 10/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, SHAKIKKI M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $18,014.90 Date 11/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLETT, FRANCELLA J Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $18,014.77 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKINS, JAMES J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $18,014.75 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATREMORE, AMANDA K Employer name Northeastern Clinton CSD Amount $18,014.68 Date 09/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUTH, GARY J Employer name Nassau Co Voc Edu & Ext Bd Amount $18,014.40 Date 04/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POCCA, DIANE G Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $18,014.22 Date 02/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, KATHRYN D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $18,014.21 Date 05/22/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILARSKI, BRENDA J Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $18,014.12 Date 11/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANE, JULIE A Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $18,014.06 Date 09/11/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEARDSLEY, ASHLEY A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $18,013.94 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DEA, ROBIN G Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $18,013.93 Date 10/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIEBER, MARY L Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $18,013.83 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, NANCY L Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $18,013.82 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKENMEYER, WILLIAM A Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $18,013.75 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, KAREN A Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $18,013.41 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOT, JESSICA E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $18,013.38 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIG, MIRIAM O Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $18,013.21 Date 04/26/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LISETTE A Employer name Town of Dover Amount $18,013.10 Date 05/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RYAN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $18,012.63 Date 06/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIA, MATTHEW P Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $18,012.63 Date 11/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, JAMES R Employer name Village of Williston Park Amount $18,012.05 Date 12/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, ALEKSANDR S Employer name Steuben County Amount $18,012.00 Date 11/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAULT, KAREN P Employer name Fulton County Amount $18,011.91 Date 11/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CISCO, LANCE J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $18,011.67 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, BRITTANY A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $18,011.25 Date 05/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIACALONE, ALEXANDRA A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $18,010.95 Date 12/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, DIANE C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $18,010.92 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MATTHEW E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $18,010.92 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, CHRISTA L Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $18,010.92 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, ELIZABETH A Employer name Dover UFSD Amount $18,010.85 Date 10/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSE, JANE Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $18,010.46 Date 01/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, JESSICA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $18,010.20 Date 07/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLY, BRENDAN J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $18,009.82 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEBEN, HENRY L Employer name Sauquoit Valley CSD Amount $18,009.65 Date 02/17/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAJAC, MITCHELL E Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $18,009.53 Date 05/25/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGIORI, ELIZABETH M Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $18,009.53 Date 09/08/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRYKOWSKI, NANCY D Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $18,009.27 Date 02/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRON, MATTHEW R Employer name Herkimer County Amount $18,009.17 Date 06/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, JULIE M Employer name Shenendehowa CSD Amount $18,009.02 Date 03/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, STEPHANIE A Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $18,008.86 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUBERT, SHERRY R Employer name Beekmantown CSD Amount $18,008.86 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GADSBY, HEIDI L Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $18,008.42 Date 09/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, JERMAINE A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $18,008.36 Date 02/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, SEAN W Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $18,008.20 Date 11/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, JENNY E Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $18,007.73 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROJANOWSKY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $18,007.56 Date 01/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REAL, VICTOR H Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $18,007.50 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGELOW, JENNY S Employer name Adirondack CSD Amount $18,007.38 Date 09/03/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMERS, MARY K Employer name Gananda CSD Amount $18,007.24 Date 09/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERDEN, MARK S Employer name Webster CSD Amount $18,006.34 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIEREK, NICHOLE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $18,006.30 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, GAIL L Employer name Cortland City School Dist Amount $18,006.10 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORMAN, ROSEMARIE J Employer name Starpoint CSD Amount $18,005.65 Date 09/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAUSA, JOSEPH J Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $18,005.32 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMON, TONYA J Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $18,005.25 Date 11/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, TYLER Employer name Huntington Manor Fire District Amount $18,005.00 Date 01/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHN, GRAEME C Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $18,004.88 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONOPA, LINDA D Employer name Iroquois CSD Amount $18,004.64 Date 11/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAVALONE, KENNETH L Employer name Town of Henrietta Amount $18,004.61 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, JASENYA Q Employer name Schenectady County Amount $18,004.20 Date 03/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, KWANA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $18,004.11 Date 09/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, KATHY Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $18,003.99 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAGALE, JAMES P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $18,003.98 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, PAMELA J Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $18,003.98 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREANOR, ANN MARIE Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $18,003.85 Date 01/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JOHN W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $18,003.81 Date 11/03/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, SUSAN H Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $18,003.81 Date 01/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MIESHA Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $18,003.74 Date 02/04/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALISHA M Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $18,003.56 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREIRA, ERIKA M Employer name Endwell Fire Dist Amount $18,003.28 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POGSON, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,003.10 Date 12/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, RACHAEL A Employer name Wyoming County Amount $18,003.06 Date 07/19/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSHALLA, MARK S Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $18,002.97 Date 08/27/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESOLD, ELIZABETH A Employer name City of Lockport Amount $18,002.89 Date 01/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, JEFFREY D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $18,002.63 Date 09/26/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System